Free legal advice centre flood with inquiries after cyclone

Cyclone Debbie brings a range of questions on tenancy law

$1m boost for Mackay legal centre

The Mackay Regional Community Legal Centre gained almost $1m in funding for the next three years.

Almost $1m granted for the next three years.

One Nation leader to State Govt: Ditch sand mine decision

PRESSURE: Buderim MP Steve Dickson.

High-profile defector presses State Govt to let court case run

Should you put your end-of-life wishes in writing?

GAIN CLARITY: Retiree Les Neilson takes advice from Debbie Sage, of Attwood Marshall Lawyers.

Are "advance care directives" really taken into account?

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Debbie relief assistance ends on Sunday

While many packages are still available, the immediate hardship assistance and essential services grant will close soon

Family loses everything to fire then cyclone

The Williams family has been doing it tough since a fire destroyed their home and Cyclone Debbie destroyed what they'd rebuilt.

A family of five was left with nothing after Cyclone Debbie.

MOVING for a financial future - Cailyn's Story

MOVING ON UP: Cailyn Zander has slashed her fortnightly repayments.

"I honestly don't know how we were managing to live”...

Insurance Council plans Lismore visit

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Flood claimants are encouraged to attend forum

Mackay construction companies shut out of Debbie recovery

WHF Group company director Bill Frier is frustrated insurance companies are using interstate project managers for Cyclone Debbie recovery work.

Memories from Yasi come flooding back in fight for jobs

JOBS BOOM: Coast tradies get SOS from cyclone devastated NQ

REBUILD: Cyclone Debbie tore this Strathdickie home apart.

Skilled workers sought to help with recovery efforts in the north

The little guy trying to play the big insurers' game

Small contractors are struggling to compete against larger "players" in the Debbie recovery "game".

Small contractors can't compete against big 'players'

Invest in lasting pieces for comfort

Check out these tips to help you invest in key pieces of home furnishings that will last the distance.

Good value drives Gympie property market rise

ON THE RISE: Investors are coming from everywhere, according to real estate agent John Cochrane.

Investors coming from all over as market continues to rise.

Charm-filled Noosa villa

Walk to Noosa Heads beaches from Viewland Drive complex of three

DREAM HOMES: 10 properties with a million-dollar price tag

5 Lawson Street, Laguna Quays

10 properties in the Mackay region with a million-dollar price tag.

Popular Rocky coffee shop shuts, major new restaurant eyes off location

An exciting new dining experience is eyeing off this prime South Rockhampton location as the Coffee Club move out.

End of an era, but franchisee focuses on Stockland, Empire stores

Barry O'Sullivan's extensive property portfolio revealed

THE nation’s housing affordability crisis hasn’t penetrated the hallowed corridors of Canberra, with all but 10 of our federal politicians owning property.

Housing plan to help the needy, punish the greedy

Opposition Leader Bill Shorten has released an eight-point plan to make housing more affordable.

Shorten's plan for housing affordability crisis

Leader's word is no longer law

Mungo Mac Callum. Photo Doug Eaton / The Northern Star

What to do with the nation's superannuation

'Let us do what we want with our super'

CASH TIME: Retirees want freedom over their spending.

Please just leave us alone, ask retirees

Super for housing a flawed concept

Bundy Homes Michael Randall says letting young people dip into their super to pay for house deposits is a double-edged sword.

Legislating foreign investment is important

OPINION: Last chance to review your superannuation

Stock image of cash for better business.

From July 1, changes to superannuation rules come into play.

Are you ready for the superannuation changes on July 1?

SUPER CHANGES: Here's what you need to know.

RULES about super contributions and tax breaks due to change.

Employers Restart helps employees kick start their work life

GETTING back into the workforce is made easier with the Federal Government's wage subsidy Restart which encourages employers to hire workers aged 50 and over.

Fruit and veg price rises 'a matter of time'

Booval Fair Harvest Markets fruit and vegetable shop. Photo: David Nielsen / The Queensland Times

Expect prices to start going through the roof

Renting in retirement? You'll need $1m to be 'comfortable'

If you're planning or need to rent your home in retirement, the outlook looks financially bleak.

IF YOU need to rent your home in retirement, the outlook looks bleak

The rate trap Australians with houses are about to fall into

The tide is about to turn on interest rates

The rise and rise of mortgage debt in retirement

The great home ownership decline.

MORE Australians retiring carrying a hefty mortgage debt.